Salzburg Global Seminar Session Participant Profiles
Sat 02 Apr - Wed 06 Apr, 2011

Kathleen Matt Kathleen Matt (Resource Specialist)

Country/Region: United States of America

University of Delaware

Dean - College of Health Sciences, University of Delaware

Biography:
Kathleen S. Matt, serves as dean of the College of Health Sciences at the University of Delaware and the executive director of the Delaware Health Sciences Alliance (DHSA). In these capacities she facilitates the enhancement of biomedical research and education. Dr. Matt earned bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Delaware, and received her PhD in endocrine physiology from the University of Washington, Seattle. Her research, which focuses on the effects of stress, diet, aging, and exercise on the neuroendocrine system, has been funded by the National Institutes of Health, the National Arthritis Foundation, NASA, and the Arizona Center for Disease Control.